DC Casebook: Next Week

- Capital skyscraper design found wanting

The secretary of state has refused two office towers and a residential block in central London, finding that they would not have the qualities crucial to successful tall buildings. DCS Number 100-064-923

- Hangar rejected on landscape grounds

A helicopter hangar and landing pad have been rejected at a country estate in North Yorkshire after an inspector found that their industrial appearance would harm landscape character. DCS Number 100-064-571

- Affordable contribution found unviable

A home has been allowed in north London without a contribution towards affordable housing after an inspector accepted that this would be unviable due to its high specification. DCS Number 100-064-906

- Bike ramp ruled out by professional use

An inspector has upheld an enforcement notice against a BMX ramp in a Hampshire garden, deciding that its use by a world-class rider was not incidental to the dwelling's enjoyment. DCS Number 100-064-600

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Sign up now
Already registered?
Sign in

Join the conversation with PlanningResource on social media

Follow Us:
Planning Jobs